In Commercial & Advertising Art, students learn to communicate to mass audiences, promoting products, events and ideas. Students use design principles, typography, illustration and computer skills to produce effective graphic communications. From television to cereal boxes, the visually propelling display of information dominates our modern lives. Never before has Advertising Design been at once so important and so pervasive.
15% bookwork, tests, quizzes, lectures, and 85% hands-on competency based work experience through practical in-shop projects.
Art Courses, Typing Courses, Algebra I & II, Geometry, College Prep English I-IV
*Industry & Skills Certifications:Adobe Certification
Active Listening, Controlled Precision, Multi-Tasking, Fluency of Ideas, Written Expression, Visualization, Artistic Abilities, Creativity
Adobe CS6 Graphic Design Portfolio
Central Westmoreland Career and Technology Center
Mrs. Szymkiewicz – Commercial & Advertising Art Instructor
Phone Number – 724-925-3532 x. 1357
Office Hours:7:15am to 8:00am
11:45am to 12:00pm
2:30pm to 2:45pm
Please leave a voicemail message outside of these times.
* Cost, if applicable, may be the responsibility of the Student.